Stories celebrating the first 10 years of our Griot Initiative
"Anytime they had a stunt to do with a black actor, they would paint these white guys in blackface."
"So I get a call from a local funeral home..."
Conversations that remind us of what really matters
StoryCorps 491: We Came Through
This episode looks back on two events from the Civil Rights Era, and the courage, sacrifice, and incredible resilience of the people involved.
StoryCorps 423: Sissy
There's an electrical power plant technology instructor at Wyoming's Casper College who stands out on campus. His name is Sissy Goodwin and he dresses in women's clothing. His wife, Vickie, didn't know he wore women's clothing when they met, but she's stood by him for the past four decades.
StoryCorps 493: Being Human, There or Here
Join us as we follow an Iraqi interpreter who worked with the U.S. Army in 2009 as he immigrates to Minnesota and tries to reunite his family.
StoryCorps 417: Remembering Wil Smith
In this special episode, we're remembering StoryCorps participant Wil Smith, who recorded two interviews with his daughter, Olivia, and talked about being a single dad while attending college. Wil died last week after a long battle with cancer.